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Feb 28, 2016 11:36 am

Photo: Fight metrics back the judges decision in Bisping vs. Silva bout

Michael Bisping picked up the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career at yesterday’s UFC Fight Night 84 event in London, when he earned a unanimous decision victory over former middleweight title holder Anderson Silva. Some fans and analysts felt that “The Spider” should have been awarded the victory last night. However, after looking at the...

Feb 27, 2016 7:43 pm

MMA world reacts to Michael Bisping’s win over Anderson Silva

Saturday afternoon in London, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva went to war over the course of 5 rounds. Ultimately, Bisping was awarded the unanimous decision win. Immediately, Twitter went wild with reactions from fighters in awe of Bisping’s impressive win over arguably the greatest fighter of all time. Below you can see a compilation of...

Feb 27, 2016 5:46 pm

VIDEO | Michael Bisping backstage interview after win over Anderson Silva

In the main event of UFC London, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva went to war for 5 rounds. Ultimately, Michael Bisping was awarded the unanimous decision win in front of the fans in London, extending his undefeated win streak in the United Kingdom. Hear from Michael Bisping immediately following the bout in his backstage interview...

Feb 27, 2016 4:46 pm

UFC Fight Night 84 Bonus Report: Four fighters take home $50,000

‘UFC Fight Night 84’ in London delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC Fight Night 84’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Scott Askham earned...

Feb 27, 2016 4:32 pm

VIDEO | Michael Bisping & Anderson Silva Octagon Interviews

In the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: London’, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva went to war for 5 rounds. Ultimately, Michael Bisping was awarded the unanimous decision win in front of the fans in London, extending his unbeaten streak in the United Kingdom. Above you can see the Octagon interviews from both fighters. In...

Feb 27, 2016 4:18 pm

Dana White weighs in on Michael Bisping’s win over Anderson Silva

Saturday afternoon in London, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva went to war for 5 rounds. Ultimately, Michael Bisping was awarded the unanimous decision win over Anderson Silva in front of the fans in London, keeping his unbeaten streak in the UK alive! Despite the judges scoring the bout in Bisping’s favor, many scored the fight...

Feb 25, 2016 1:09 pm

DADA 5000’s Family releases statement on Joe Rogan’s ‘racist’ comments

In the co-main event of Bellator 149, Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 fought in what many believed to be one of the strangest fights in MMA history. Both men gassed out in the fight extremely quick, forcing referee ‘Big’ John McCarthy to even stand the fighters up at one point when Kimbo had mount. Ultimately,...

Feb 21, 2016 9:25 pm

UFC Fight Night 83 Bonus Report: Four fighters take home $50,000

‘UFC Fight Night 83’ in Pittsburgh delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC Fight Night 83’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone –  Cerrone defeated Alex Oliveira via...

Feb 20, 2016 8:48 am

VIDEO | Hilarious Johny Hendricks parody of “I can’t feel my face”

Former UFC welterweight champ Johny Hendricks parodys The Weekend's 'I Can't Feel My Face' for the Eighth Annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards (written by MMA Roasted, performed by Jered Jones of Offset Season, courtesy of Fighters Only) Posted by Fightbook MMA on Friday, February 12, 2016 Back at the 2016 World MMA Awards former...

Feb 20, 2016 12:07 am

PHOTO | Tito Ortiz wins big with Bellator 149 bet

Last night in the co-main event of Bellator 149 Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 had their highly anticipated grudge match. Ultimately, Slice was awarded the win after Dada 5000 hit the ground from apparent exhaustion. Dada 5000 was then taken out of the cage via a stretcher. While the reaction from the MMA community wasn’t...

Feb 19, 2016 11:57 pm

Fighters react to controversial Ken Shamrock vs. Royce Gracie fight

In the main event of Bellator 149 Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie stepped into the cage to fight for a third time. The fight was a short one, that ultimately saw Gracie awarded the TKO win after landing some ground and pound on Shamrock. The controversy however came due to the fact that many noticed...

Feb 18, 2016 1:12 am

UFC announces Anthony Pettis vs. Edson Barboza for UFC 197

The UFC announced another exciting bout for the UFC 197 card taking place on April 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis will meet Edson Barboza that has “Fight of the Night” written all over it. #UFC197 lands LW scrap between @ShowtimePettis & @EdsonBarbozaJR...

Feb 16, 2016 3:26 pm

Irish media lashes out at Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor is without a doubt one of the most polarizing figures in MMA. The brash Irishman’s comments often come across as nothing short of shocking when it comes to pre-fight banter with his opponents. For example, at the UFC 196 press conference, McGregor continually threw insults at his opponent, UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos...

Feb 14, 2016 12:56 pm

Fight Trailer: Rafael dos Anjos vs Conor McGregor – Legacy

Featherweight champ Conor McGregor has done everything so far that he’s set out to do in his UFC career so far. Rafael dos Anjos in nearly four years has only lost one contest since dropping a loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov. Check out the fight trailer to the biggest event so far this year.

Feb 13, 2016 4:38 pm

WATCH! Scott Coker discusses Fedor Emelianenko vs. Kimbo Slice, Benson Henderson signing, more!

Earlier this year Bellator MMA made headlines when it was announced they signed former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson to a contract. Henderson was awarded an immediate welterweight title shot on April 22nd against Andrey Koreshkov. In addition, there have been talks of Kimbo Slice fighting MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko for Emelianenko’s second fight since...

Feb 13, 2016 2:59 pm

NBA Star Kobe Bryant tried to console Ronda Rousey after UFC 193 loss is revealed

Not many know the extreme highs of sports success and the painful lows that accompany those momentous high times. Kobe Bryant got together with USA Today and discussed the former champ Ronda Rousey. “I think the true mark of a champion is how you get up from that, If she goes through her entire career...

Feb 13, 2016 7:46 am

Stephen Thompson politely fires back at Tyron Woodley

Back at UFC 192 Tyron Woodley and former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks were slated to square off to decide who would get a crack at Robbie Lawler’s welterweight championship. Hendricks had a weight-cut mishap and was rushed to the hospital. Woodley was ultimately awarded the title shot by UFC President Dana White. Lawler went...